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U991.15.125
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Human Head Sculpture)
Date (Execution) : 1000-1550
Geographical Origin : Atlantic Watershed, Costa Rica
Cultural Group : Pre-Columbian (American)
Style / Period : Pre-Columbian
Medium / Material  : Volcanic stone
Support / Technique :
Object Type : sculpture (visual works)
Visual Description : Small head with closed eyes and a headdress. Mouth is wider than the nose which forms an almost straight line with the receding forehead showing a profile associated with fronto-occipital head deformations found in Mesoamerica and Columbia.
Accession # : U991.15.125
Width (cm) : 7.70
Height (cm) : 6.20
Depth (cm) : 7.80
Mandatory Credit : Gift of William and Henrietta Schmidt
Artist Statement :